Thema Economy

Milieudefensie (Friends of the Earth Netherlands) thinks our economy should do without waste and exhaustion. Each year we use more than nature can replenish, we enlarge the burden on our future generations. The economy can not grow unrestrained, business has boundaries, more and cheap isn't always better. But in a circular economy there is enough for everybody.


Who benefits from TTIP ?


TTIP is allowing gas exploitation or paying a hefty fine. TTIP is first consulting companies before writing a new law. TTIP is framing animal welfare as a 'trade barrier'. TTIP is the old economy while we are fiercely in need of new. TTIP is a trade agreement being drafted between the EU and the US clearing the road for companies to make profits at the expense of people and the environment.

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